The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
South West > Somerset
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 14 14
Rank change year-on-year +1 0  
Permanent jobs citing Degree 110 80 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 15.87% 12.07% 12.60%
As % of the Qualifications category 55.56% 43.96% 58.52%
Number of salaries quoted 50 70 84
Somerset median annual salary £55,000 £40,250 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.64% +18.38%  
10th Percentile £24,250 £29,925 £25,900
90th Percentile £82,500 £57,500 £60,000
South West median annual salary £39,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -8.23% +21.42%  

Degree is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset.

Academic & Professional Certification
Somerset
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 198 182 135
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 28.57% 27.45% 21.53%
Number of salaries quoted 314 358 206
Somerset median annual salary £41,500 £38,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.21% -  
10th Percentile £29,750 £29,000 £23,125
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £47,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year +4.93% +3.84%  

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

Job postings citing Degree as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Somerset.

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Somerset

Degree
Salary Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Degree in Somerset.

Salary trend for Degree in Somerset

Degree
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in Somerset over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Degree in Somerset

Degree
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath +10 91 £70,000 +72.83% 6
Street +9 8 £25,500 -53.63%
Taunton +4 4 £38,500 +10.00%
Templecombe - 3 £55,000 - 1
Portishead +4 2 £45,000 +28.57%
Bridgwater - 1 £37,500 -
Degree
South West

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, IT jobs citing Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Somerset region with a requirement for Degree.

1 74 (48.68%) Microsoft
2 35 (23.03%) SQL Server
3 31 (20.39%) SQL
4 28 (18.42%) Microsoft Azure
4 28 (18.42%) Amazon AWS
5 27 (17.76%) Public Cloud
6 26 (17.11%) Web Services
6 26 (17.11%) Management Information System
7 25 (16.45%) Analytical Skills
8 24 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
9 23 (15.13%) C#
9 23 (15.13%) Business Intelligence
10 21 (13.82%) Customer Requirements
10 21 (13.82%) Software Engineering
10 21 (13.82%) MVC
11 20 (13.16%) .NET
12 19 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 19 (12.50%) Computer Science
12 19 (12.50%) QlikView
12 19 (12.50%) Power BI
13 17 (11.18%) Team Foundation Server
13 17 (11.18%) ASP.NET
14 16 (10.53%) T-SQL
15 15 (9.87%) Microsoft Office
15 15 (9.87%) ITIL
16 14 (9.21%) Web Development
16 14 (9.21%) Mentoring
17 13 (8.55%) jQuery
17 13 (8.55%) Test Scripting
17 13 (8.55%) Linux

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (8.55%) SharePoint
2 8 (5.26%) CMS
3 3 (1.97%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (1.97%) WordPress
4 2 (1.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.66%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.66%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (9.87%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (5.92%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (2.63%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (2.63%) MS Visio
3 4 (2.63%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (5.92%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (4.61%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.97%) Magento
4 1 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.66%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 28 (18.42%) Amazon AWS
1 28 (18.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.95%) Skype
2 2 (1.32%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (23.03%) SQL Server
2 19 (12.50%) Power BI
2 19 (12.50%) QlikView
2 19 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (3.95%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (3.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (3.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (2.63%) MySQL
5 1 (0.66%) CouchDB
5 1 (0.66%) Geospatial Data
5 1 (0.66%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.66%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (11.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (5.26%) Rational DOORS
2 8 (5.26%) Rational Rhapsody
3 7 (4.61%) Git (software)
3 7 (4.61%) Jenkins
3 7 (4.61%) TeamCity
4 3 (1.97%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.66%) LabVIEW
General
1 11 (7.24%) Finance
2 9 (5.92%) Legal
3 6 (3.95%) Manufacturing
4 5 (3.29%) Marketing
5 3 (1.97%) Advertising
5 3 (1.97%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.32%) Electronics
7 1 (0.66%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.66%) Banking
7 1 (0.66%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.66%) Law
Job Titles
1 34 (22.37%) Architect
2 27 (17.76%) Analyst
2 27 (17.76%) Cloud Architect
2 27 (17.76%) Developer
3 23 (15.13%) AWS Architect
3 23 (15.13%) Azure Architect
4 14 (9.21%) Lead Developer
5 13 (8.55%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 13 (8.55%) Business Intelligence Lead
5 13 (8.55%) Integration Developer
5 13 (8.55%) SQL BI Developer
5 13 (8.55%) SQL Developer
6 12 (7.89%) Consultant
7 11 (7.24%) Service Analyst
7 11 (7.24%) Service Desk Analyst
7 11 (7.24%) Software Analyst
7 11 (7.24%) SQL Analyst
8 10 (6.58%) Principal Architect
9 9 (5.92%) Cloud Solutions Architect
9 9 (5.92%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (17.11%) Web Services
2 20 (13.16%) .NET
3 17 (11.18%) ASP.NET
4 13 (8.55%) jQuery
5 5 (3.29%) CSS
5 5 (3.29%) HTML
6 4 (2.63%) COM
6 4 (2.63%) JSON
6 4 (2.63%) WCF
7 3 (1.97%) CSS3
7 3 (1.97%) HTML5
7 3 (1.97%) SOAP
7 3 (1.97%) Web Services Management
7 3 (1.97%) XML
8 2 (1.32%) J2EE
8 2 (1.32%) JMX
8 2 (1.32%) JSP
8 2 (1.32%) REST
8 2 (1.32%) Spring
8 2 (1.32%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 27 (17.76%) Public Cloud
2 26 (17.11%) Management Information System
3 25 (16.45%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (12.50%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.66%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.66%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.66%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 13 (8.55%) Linux
2 7 (4.61%) Windows
3 2 (1.32%) Android
3 2 (1.32%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.32%) Windows 10
3 2 (1.32%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (15.13%) Business Intelligence
3 21 (13.82%) Customer Requirements
3 21 (13.82%) MVC
3 21 (13.82%) Software Engineering
4 15 (9.87%) ITIL
5 14 (9.21%) Mentoring
5 14 (9.21%) Web Development
6 13 (8.55%) ETL
6 13 (8.55%) Test Scripting
7 12 (7.89%) Coaching
7 12 (7.89%) Presales
8 11 (7.24%) Service Delivery
9 10 (6.58%) Configuration Management
9 10 (6.58%) Test Automation
10 9 (5.92%) CRM
10 9 (5.92%) DevOps
10 9 (5.92%) Problem Management
10 9 (5.92%) Project Management
11 8 (5.26%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 31 (20.39%) SQL
2 23 (15.13%) C#
3 16 (10.53%) T-SQL
4 10 (6.58%) JavaScript
5 9 (5.92%) C
6 8 (5.26%) Java
7 7 (4.61%) C++
8 6 (3.95%) Python
9 2 (1.32%) PHP
9 2 (1.32%) R
9 2 (1.32%) RPG
10 1 (0.66%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.66%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.66%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.66%) Scala
10 1 (0.66%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (6.58%) Computer Science Degree
2 9 (5.92%) Security Cleared
3 5 (3.29%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.97%) HND
5 1 (0.66%) ISEB
5 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.66%) NVQ Level 4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.24%) Data Quality
2 8 (5.26%) SLA
3 1 (0.66%) JTAG
3 1 (0.66%) QA
System Software
1 7 (4.61%) Docker
2 1 (0.66%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (4.61%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (4.61%) Puppet
2 2 (1.32%) SCCM
Vendors
1 74 (48.68%) Microsoft
2 6 (3.95%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (1.32%) Oracle
4 1 (0.66%) SAP
4 1 (0.66%) Xamarin
Bath, Somerset
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £40-50,000 + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Up to 37,000 plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Bath, Avon
Explore Group
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Templecombe
Thales
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago